1997 Buick LeSabre Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1997 Buick LeSabre
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1997 Buick LeSabre ProblemsEngine Won't Turn Over Due to Coolant Leak From Upper Intake Manifold
The upper intake manifold may develop an internal coolant leak causing one or more cylinders to fill with coolant. This can cause the engine to "hydro-lock" and not turn over. Removing the spark plugs will allow the engine to turn over pushing the coolant out of the spark plug holes. Replacing the upper intake plenum and gasket is commonly required to correct this condition.
The engine can be very difficult to start after this problem has been repaired, it can be helpful to clear as much of the coolant from the intake manifold and cylinders as possible before reassembling the intake manifold.
Illumination of the Check Engine Light may be the result of a loose or worn gas cap.
1997 Buick LeSabre QuestionsFound key in ignition cylinder under dash on drivers side next to fuse box what (1 answer)
Key ingition under driver side dash near fuse bpx what is it for
I broke my ignition because something had got stuck in it, and my shifter, shifting linkage, and turn signal arm control is broken. I want to know is there any cars compatible to my lesabre.
Backing up, stoped went to roll up Windows, front driver and passenger, then car died, will not start back, no power to seats, Windows locks or fuel pump, everything else works....battery is good, so is alternator,and starter. Please help. Because I am lost....